Sweden in the Eurovision Song Contest 1968

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Eurovision Song Contest 1968
Country Sweden
National selection
Selection processMelodifestivalen 1968
Selection date(s)9 March 1968
Selected entrantClaes-Göran Hederström
Selected song"Det börjar verka
kärlek, banne mej
Finals performance
Final result5th, 15 points
Sweden in the Eurovision Song Contest
◄1967 1968 1969►

In the Eurovision Song Contest 1968, Sweden was represented by Claes-Göran Hederström with the song Det börjar verka kärlek, banne mig, made by Peter Himmelstrand. It finished 5th (out of 17) with 15 points, including 6 from Norway, the highest number of votes awarded that year.

At Eurovision[edit]

Points awarded to Sweden[edit]

Points awarded to Sweden
10 points 9 points 8 points 7 points 6 points
5 points 4 points 3 points 2 points 1 point

Points awarded by Sweden[edit]

4 points  Ireland
3 points  United Kingdom
2 points  Germany
1 point  France

See also[edit]